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Sudan's prime minister, detained after coup, returns home

Sudan’s prime minister, detained after coup, returns home

UPDATED: 8:14 p.m.

updated CAIRO — Sudan's deposed prime minister and his wife were allowed to return home Tuesday, a day after they were detained when the military seized power in a coup, according to a statement issued by his office.

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US details new international COVID-19 travel requirements

UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 25, 2021

 Two weeks before a new vaccination requirement kicks in for most foreign travelers to the U.S., the Biden administration detailed the new international COVID-19 air travel polices, including exemptions for kids, and new federal contact tracing requirements.
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Zimbabwe’s Dangarembga receives German peace prize

UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 24, 2021

VIENNA — Accepting a prestigious German prize Sunday in honor of her work, Zimbabwean writer and filmmaker Tsitsi Dangarembga called for a “new Enlightenment,” saying a fundamental shift is needed to overcome the structures of racial hierarchy that have led to violence in her home country and across the world.
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Colombia most wanted drug trafficker captured in jungle raid

UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 23, 2021

BOGOTA, Colombia — Colombian security forces have captured the country’s most wanted drug trafficker, a rural warlord who evaded a decade long manhunt by corrupting state officials and aligning himself with combatants on the left and right.
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Secrecy shrouds Afghan refugees sent by U.S. to base in Kosovo

UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 23, 2021

WASHINGTON — The U.S. is welcoming tens of thousands of Afghans airlifted out of Kabul but has disclosed little publicly about a small group who remain overseas: dozens who triggered potential security issues during security vetting and have been sent to an American base in the Balkan nation of Kosovo.